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Balm Road Mills

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Basic information

Name
Balm Road Mills.
Township
Hunslet.
Civil Parish
Leeds.
Country
West Yorkshire.
Type of record
A.
NMRfn
63396.
NGR
SE 3105 3109.
UTM
53.77522607, -1.530339601

Description

Built in 1826 as an integrated flax-spinning and linen weaving mill, subsequently expanding with addition of warehouses and other buildings. Imposing fireproof Italianate-style mill with attached boiler house and warehouse built in 1880s, one of last Leeds flax-spinning mills. Largely demolished.

Pictures

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Images of Balm Road Mills.

Ortophotographic map

Aerial photographic view of Balm Road Mills (Hunslet, West Yorkshire).

Site

Map of Hunslet with its 15 textile mills.

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